Table of contents for Dizzy : what you need to know about managing and treating balance disorders / Jack J. Wazen, with Deborah Mitchell.


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Preface    ix

PART I. In and Out of Balance: What's Going On?
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In Balance                                      3
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Off-balance: I'm So Dizzy                        17
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Getting a Diagnosis: The First Steps             33

Part II. Why Am I So Dizzy? Causes of Balance Disorders
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Common Inner Ear Disorders                       47
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Other Inner Ear Disorders                        67
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Cardiovascular and Central Nervous System Disorders 83



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Systemic Disorders
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Visual and Sensory Disorders
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Drugs and Environmental Causes
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In Your Head: Psychological Dizziness
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What to Expect If You Need Special Tests

Part III. Stop the World: Treating Balance Disorders 12
Vestibular Rehabilitation and Other Physical Therapies 13
Treating Dizziness with Diet 14
Surgical and Medical Procedures 15
Complementary Treatment Methods 
Epilogue
The Future of Balance Disorders 
Appendix A
Medications 
Appendix B
Other Conditions That Can Cause or Are Associated with Dizziness or Balance Disorders 
Appendix C
Resources

Glossary 
Suggested Reading 
Index





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